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Fugitive Alligator 'Chance The Snapper' Caught After Days In Chicago Park
The gator will reportedly live out his days in a sanctuary or a zoo.
More Than 10,000 Wild Animals Seized In Massive Interpol Anti-Smuggling Operation
Operation Thunderball spanned 109 countries and resulted in more than 1,800 seizures of primates, big cats, reptiles and other creatures.
Why Costa Rica Is A Really Great Place To Be A Wild Animal
The small Central American nation is showing the world how nature conservation is done.
Young Black Bear Euthanized After Tourists Fed, Took Selfies With It
The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife said the bear had become too comfortable around humans to safely relocate.
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Alligator In Texas Lake Has Knife Mysteriously Stuck In Head
Experts say alligators have tough skin and thick bones that can allow them to survive what looks like a very painful situation.
Bald Eagle Stars In One Of The Best Wildlife Photos You'll Ever See
The symmetrical image is a soaring example of beauty, chance and timing in nature.
Jaguar Attacks Woman After She Crosses Barrier For Photo, Zoo Says
The woman sustained injuries to her arm that aren't life-threatening, according to Arizona's Wildlife World Zoo.
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Why Eating Roadkill Makes Roads Safer For People And Animals
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States are legalizing roadkill salvaging to feed people and track animal migration.
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Father, Son Sentenced After Killing Mother Bear And Shrieking Cubs In Den
By Rachel D'Oro, AP
The female bear was wearing a wildlife study collar, which Owen Renner and his son removed and lied about.
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15 State Parks You Can Visit During The Government Shutdown
While many national parks have been forced to close, there are great state-run alternatives.
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STYLE & BEAUTY
10 Winter Boots That Go With Everything And Keep You Warm
Warm winter boots that aren't UGGs.
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Avoid Ocean 'Or Risk Certain Death,' California Officials Warn Over Massive Waves
The rogue weather has prompted advisories along the entire West Coast.
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We Regret To Inform You The '2-Foot Tall' Squirrel Is Not Actually That Tall
If a story sounds too nutty to be true, it probably is.
TV & FILM
Lion's Battle With More Than 20 Hyenas Is This Year's Most Gripping Nature Video
Watch one of nature's fiercest predators in a fight for its life.
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That Viral Story About Raccoons 'Drunk' On Crab Apples Just Took A Very Sad Turn
At least one of the raccoons likely had distemper, a serious viral illness.
Marine Animal Rescue
Someone Shot And Killed A Dolphin Off The Coast Of California
A marine animal rescue group is offering a reward of $5,000 for information leading to conviction of the perp.
Scientists Discover Adorable Bird That's Actually 3 Species In One
A local bird watcher's suspicions about the striking warbler turned out to be correct.
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Earth's Wildlife Populations Have Dropped By 60 Percent Since 1970
And humans are mostly to blame, according to the World Wildlife Fund's 2018 Living Planet Report.
China Just Legalized Rhino Horn And Tiger Bone For Medical Use, Reversing 25-Year Ban
The Chinese government has “signed a death warrant for imperiled rhinos and tigers in the wild," environmentalists warned.
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Lioness Kills The Father Of Her 3 Cubs At Indianapolis Zoo
Zookeepers are stunned after Zuri fought with long-time mate Nyack.
Snoop Dogg Brilliantly Calls Bat-Scorpion Fight On 'Plizzanet Earth'
His commentary on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" was epic, fo' shizzle.
Spiders Cover Shores Of Greek Town With 1,000-Foot Web
Someone in Aitoliko is going to have to do a lot of dusting.
Bear Invades “The Shining” Hotel
The hotel that inspired Stephen King’s “The Shining” was invaded by a curious, little brown bear.
Black Bear Wanders Into The Hotel That Inspired 'The Shining'
Video shows the guest wandering around The Stanley Hotel's lobby.
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Cougar Mom, Cubs Captured On Video To Make Humans Better Neighbors
The Living With Lions project hopes that the more people in Northern California know about the apex predators, the more they'll respect them.
Perseid Meteor Shower Stuns Stargazers
The Perseid Meteor Shower offered remarkable views this weekend when it lit up a moonless sky. Don’t worry ― you still have a chance to check it out! The shower doesn’t end until August 24.
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